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Louisiana Freed Slaves Data Now Available on Slave Biographies

31 August on Announcements, Multimedia & Digital Archives, Project Highlights

Dr. Brian Mitchell teams up with Matrix and the Department of History to publish data on almost 3,000 freed slaves from Antebellum New Orleans. MSU Matrix Center for the Digital...


ASA Annual Meeting Podcast Series feat. Profs. Limb and Alegi

30 November on Africa, Announcements, Conferences, History, Multimedia & Digital Archives, Podcast

The African Studies Association, in collaboration with the Africa Past and Present podcast, has launched a new podcast series at this year’s Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. (December 1-3). Professors...


The Institute on Digital Archaeology Method & Practice: Livestream

15 August on Announcements

Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and organized by Michigan State University’s Department of Anthropology and MATRIX: The Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences, the Institute on...


The Journal of West African History’s International Launch Conference

09 May on Announcements, Conferences

The Journal of West African History (JWAH) hosted the International Launch Conference on "The State of the Field and New Directions" at the Marriot at University Place in East Lansing....